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Episode 306: Terrific Pacific

Anchors aweigh! Junior lifeguard Chloe and her friends set sail on a SoCal citizen science cruise, working with marine scientists to collect data on the health of the Pacific Ocean and create a splashy conservation video for beach visitors.

Learning Goals: Learn that the ocean has many different organisms living in it and they all depend on each other. Understand that lots of people – scientists, fishermen, park rangers, lifeguards, kids – all are interested in keeping the ocean healthy. Learn that giant kelp is an organism that lives in the ocean and provides habitat and food for many different organisms. See that science understanding can be communicated in a variety of ways including through the creation of art.

Episode 306: Magnífico Pacífico

¡Levantando ancla! La salvavidas Chloe y sus amigas zarpan en el crucero SoCal de ciencia ciudadana para trabajar con científicos marinos en la recolección de datos sobre la salud del Océano Pacífico y crean un video de conservación para los visitantes de la playa.

Objeticos de Aprendizaje: Aprender que el océano tiene muchos organismos diferentes y que todos ellos dependen unos de otros. Entender que mucha gente – científicos, pescadores, guardabosques, salvavidas, niños – todos están interesados en mantener un océano sano. Aprender que las algas marinas gigantes son un organismo que vive en el océano y provee hábitat y comida para muchos organismos diferentes. Ver que el entendimiento de la ciencia puede ser comunicado en una variedad de maneras incluso a través de la creación de arte.

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